What Are the Best Cloud Computing Resources for IT Professionals?
By Matt Brennan
Cloud computing is a field that’s always changing, and with that, it takes a continuous vigilance to protect your clients’ data and information.
There are new tools, resources, and training options available on a regular basis.
We have listed some of our favorite blogs and web resources for cloud computing. Go forth and explore. Bookmark these sites as you need them. They will help you to better understand the technology you’re working with on a daily basis.
This publication is a go-to for any IT professional who is looking for more information on how to protect cloud-based platforms from the variety of threats that they face. There is a wealth of content on this site about malware, cybercrime, and mobile and wireless threats.
This is a great publication to read for understanding data protection in the 21st century.
Companies and organizations worldwide are taking more steps than ever to protect their data. This is a necessary, positive step. SC Magazine explores the stark look at what happens in a world where data protection fails.
This is a great source for the latest in malware, hacking, phishing and more. It’s a great place to stay current on industry threats.
This is a great resource for those looking to brush up on AI/machine learning, big data analytics, cloud computing and more. They also highlight various aspects of cyber security. InfoWorld remains a great way to stay ahead of the ever-evolving technologies that dominate the business world.
The also offer a variety of industry white papers and case studies to further your knowledge.
The Cloud Lawyer
Usage and compliance are increasingly important aspects of cloud data. This is a great place to brush up on other aspects of data security. Cloud law, technology contracts and data security are growing in significance – especially as the European Union has implemented GDPR.
Make sure that you are up on any relevant rules and regulations.
Adventures in Automation
This blog is written by TJ Maher, who has worked in the software testing field since 1996. He’s been an automation developer and blogger since 2015. He writes about issues such as automated testing frameworks, security testing, and software quality assurance.
There are also pictures on recent posts of his new baby – which should also be good for readership!
David Strom’s Web Informant
Strom’s blog offers a number of insights on a variety of IT and computing topics. A B2B IT journalist, he writes about how to protect your computers from cyberattacks, and lists some of the most notable vulnerabilities.
This is a great blog for keeping up on the many issues surrounding cloud computing and security.
Keeping data secure is critical – especially as cloud computing changes what it means to conduct your business online. The above sites are some of the best out there for keeping track of news and changes in our industry, but there are many more.